Adria International Raceway

Adria International Raceway is a motorsport race track near Adria in the Veneto region of Northern Italy. It is a permanent road course, the venue has hosted the FIA GT Championship, Italian Formula Three, Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters and the Formula Three Euroseries. In 2021, the circuit shape was changed and the circuit length was extended to 3.745 km (2.327 mi) in order to host WTCR races from 2021 season.[2]

Adria International Raceway
LocationAdria, Italy
Coordinates45°2′39″N 12°8′51″E / 45.04417°N 12.14750°E / 45.04417; 12.14750Coordinates: 45°2′39″N 12°8′51″E / 45.04417°N 12.14750°E / 45.04417; 12.14750
FIA Grade3
Opened2002
Major eventsWorld Touring Car Cup (2021-present)
FIA WTCR Race of Italy
F3 Italian;Italian F4 Championship
Grand Prix Circuit (2021-present)
Length3.745[1] km (2.327 mi)
Race lap record1:51.459 (Belgium Frédéric Vervisch, Comtoyou Team Audi Sport, 2021, WTCR)
Grand Prix Circuit (2002-2020)
Length2.702 km (1.679 mi)
Race lap record1:05.608 (Italy Marco Bonanomi, FMS International, 2006, Formula 3000)
Websitewww.adriaraceway.com

Use in simulations / gamesEdit

The 2004 video game TOCA Race Driver 2, includes the circuit in the DTM section of the game. It was also used in the 2009 game Superstars V8 Racing.

Lap recordsEdit

The official race lap records at the Adria International Raceway are listed as:

Category Time Driver Vehicle Date Circuit Map
Grand Prix Circuit (2021-present): 3.745 km
TCR Touring Car 1:51.459[3] Frédéric Vervisch Audi RS 3 LMS TCR (2021) 2021 WTCR Race of Italy
Grand Prix Circuit (2002–2020): 2.702 km
Euroseries 3000 1:05.608[4] Marco Bonanomi Lola B02/50 2006 Adria Euroseries 3000 round  
Superleague Formula 1:06.580 Max Wissel Panoz DP09 2010 Adria Superleague Formula round
Formula 3 1:10.425[5] Ryan Briscoe Dallara F303 2003 Adria F3 Euro Series round
DTM 1:11.669[6] Bernd Schneider AMG-Mercedes CLK-DTM 2003 2003 Adria DTM round
GT1 1:12.462[7] Jamie Davies Maserati MC12 GT1 2006 FIA GT Adria 500km
Formula 4 1:15.213[8] David Beckmann Tatuus F4-T014 2015 Adria Italian F4 round
GT2 1:15.828[7] Jaime Melo Ferrari F430 GT2 2006 FIA GT Adria 500km
TCR Touring Car 1:21.994[9] Jonathan Giacon Opel Astra TCR 2017 Adria TCR Italy round
WTCC 1:22.879[10] Pontus Mörth Chevrolet Lacetti 2007 European Touring Car Cup
EuroNASCAR 1:31.841[11] Alon Day Chevrolet SS NASCAR 2016 Adria NASCAR Whelen Euro Series round

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "WTCR Race of Italy 2021 - 05-07/11/2021". Retrieved 21 October 2021.
  2. ^ "Adria International Raceway". Retrieved 10 April 2021.
  3. ^ "2021 FIA WTCR Race of Italy Race 2 - Final Ranking". Retrieved 7 November 2021.
  4. ^ "Adria International Raceway Info". Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  5. ^ "2003 F3 Euro Series Adria Session Facts". Retrieved 10 April 2021.
  6. ^ "2003 Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters Adria Session Facts". Retrieved 10 April 2021.
  7. ^ a b "FIA GT Championship Adria 2006". Retrieved 10 April 2021.
  8. ^ "2015 Formula 4 Italian Championship Adria Session Facts". Retrieved 10 April 2021.
  9. ^ "ACI Racing Weekend 5-7 May 2017 TCR Italy Race 2 Results" (PDF). Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  10. ^ "FIA ETCC - Adria Raceway Amended Race 1 results". Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  11. ^ "2016 American Speed Weekend Semi Finals Race 1". Retrieved 10 June 2021.

External linksEdit